Applications Taken On Tight Deadline Starting March 5Deputy U.S. Marshal Jobs in Justice Dept.
Need BA or Experience; Pay Starts at $38G; Must Be 21 to 37
The U.S. Department of Justice is preparing to accept applications from candidates for the post of Deputy U.S. Marshal. The announcement will be posted on the www.usajobs.gov website on March 5 and will remain open for five days or until 5,000 applications have been received. No application fee is required.
Deputy U.S. Marshals are hired at pay grade 7 for law-enforcement officers, earning $38,511 to $48,708 depending on the geographic location to which they are assigned. After a year, they can be promoted to pay grade 8, then to grade 9 a year after that, then to grades GS-11 and GS-12. Starting pay for grade 12 runs from $66,910 to $81,460, depending on location. Benefits include retirement with a pension after 25 years, annual leave, sick leave, life insurance and a health-care program.